# Frequent question: How do you calculate the weight of a mountain?

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## What is the weight of Mount Everest in KG?

Actual answer is 30 * 10 **14, so we are almost within the right order of magnitude. Very heavy. estimating that mt everest is 7 km tall and about 14 km across, it is 1/3*pi*14km^2*7km or about 14km^2*7km, or 1,400,000,000,000 cubic meters. one cubic meter of rock is probably around 100 kg.

## How do you calculate total weight?

The formula for calculating weight is F = m × 9.8 m/s2, where F is the object’s weight in Newtons (N) and m is the object’s mass in kilograms. The Newton is the SI unit for weight, and 1 Newton equals 0.225 pounds.

## How many ways can you measure a mountain?

There have been in vogue three methods of measuring elevations of mountains above adjacent plains or above the level of the sea: The geodetic method, the barometric method, and the boiling point method. Of these, the geodetic method is the oldest and at the same time the most accurate of recent time.

## What is ideal weight in kg?

Ideal body weight (men) = 50 kg + 1.9 kg for every inch above 5 feet. Ideal body weight (women) = 49 kg + 1.7 kg for every inch above 5 feet.

## What is your weight in kg?

Pounds to Kilograms conversion table

Pounds (lb) Kilograms (kg) Kilograms+Grams (kg+g)
1 lb 0.454 kg 0 kg 454 g
2 lb 0.907 kg 0 kg 907 g
3 lb 1.361 kg 1 kg 361 g
4 lb 1.814 kg 1 kg 814 g
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